Hours, Facilities and Fees

Front Desk: (319) 626-5716
Event Cancellation Info: 626-5749

520 W. Cherry Street
North Liberty, IA 52317
Email: ssimpson@northlibertyiowa.org


Regular Hours:

Monday – Friday: 6am – 9pm
Saturday & Sunday: 8am – 6pm

Check the open gym times here.

All patrons are asked to sign in at the front desk upon entering the building. You may be asked to show identification.



The men’s locker room will be closed for remodeling from March 19 until May 4, 2018. Thank you for your patience.

Fees & Memberships:

Our Black & Gold package includes access to our weight and cardio exercise area as well as indoor and outdoor pools. Our Gold package, for access to only to our weight and cardio exercise area.  Our Silver package for access to only our indoor and outdoor pools.

Use of open gym times, locker rooms and the game room are free of charge. Track users must be in junior high or older. Anyone younger must be accompanied by an adult.

For reservations forms, view these links: Building Use Agreement Lock-In Reservation, Pool Rental Reservation, Park Shelter Reservation Form



Daily Fees: Per-person fees assessed per day.
Packages: Valid for one month, six months or one year.
Family: For up to 4 family members living at the same residence described as follows: One or two adults with children 3-18 years of age who are related to either or both of the adults by blood, marriage, adoption or legal guardianship.
Couple: Two adults (age 19+) living at the same residence.
Individual: Person 19 years or older.
Child: Someone 3-18 years old. Children must meet our child safety policy to use the facility unattended.
Senior Couple: Two senior citizens, living at the same residence with at least one being age 60 or older.
Senior Individual: Individual 60 years or older.
High School: Student in grade 9-12. School ID required.
College: Full-time students only. Current student ID or current school documentation must be provided.
Military: Service personnel; active or retired. Current military ID or other military documentation must be provided.
Additional Member: Child cost (beyond family of 4)

Refund Policy:

  • Daily fees and class drop-in fees are non-refundable.
  • Membership packages that have expired or will expire in 7 days of refund request are non-refundable.
  • Package refund requests will be granted for medical and relocation purposes only at a pro-rated amount.
  • Request for program/class refunds must be made at least 3 weekdays prior to the first class meeting between the hours of 8AM-5PM. Refunds for health reasons may be considered. Copy of doctor’s appointment is required.
  • Requests must be made in writing to the Recreation Director.
  • Credits may be applied to your NLRC account.
  • Refunds are processed through City Hall and will be mailed to you. Please allow 3-4 weeks.

Track Fees:

Each user of the walking/running track will be required to obtain a scan card, to be scanned when users enter the facility so staff can record data on the center’s use.

Residents can obtain a scan card for free. Non-residents pay $5 per card for track use (card price included in other packages). Residents and non-residents pay a $2 replacement fee per additional card.

Track Usage:

Ages: Jr. high students or older

Younger children must have direct adult supervision.

Individuals pushing strollers are asked to walk/jog single file, not side-by-side with other strollers.

Recreation Center Features


Two gyms with official size basketball/volleyball courts wood floors and air conditioning.  Both gyms feature permanent bleachers, great for rentals & leagues of all kinds.  We try to keep Jones Gym open to the public as much as possible while Roberts Gym is used for programs and rentals.  The Recreation Center also controls the Gymnasiums at North Bend Elementary and Buford Garner Elementary during the evenings and on weekends.

Kids Campsite:

A padded, outdoors-themed play area for kids 48 inches tall or shorter. Kids Campsite is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends. While it’s free, it’s limited to 49 people (children and adults) at a time.

Weight and Exercise Area:

Get into shape with our upper-level weight and exercise area. Cardio equipment includes treadmills, ellipticals, recumbent bikes, upright bikes, steppers and indoor cycling bikes. Weight equipment includes Matrix weight stations and dumbbells ranging from 3-90 lbs.

Elevated Running Track:

Sports flooring on the track is suited for running, walking and jogging. A great place to walk or run during uncomfortable temperatures or inclement weather. One mile is approximately 8.5 laps.

Aerobics Room:

Full mirrored room with a/c and a rubberized flooring great for fitness classes.  Gerdin Aerobics room is a mirror less room that has carpeted floors great for all aerobics classes.


May be used in conjunction with a rented room at no additional charge. Includes a refrigerator, microwave and two stoves.

Recster / Procter & Gamble Room:

Used by the before & after school program and for summer/holiday camps; serving 60 children.

Locker Availability:

Patrons must provide own lock for the six month rental. Patrons may bring own lock or pay for one on daily use. Limited number of lockers  available.

Locker:              6 Months     Daily Lock

Regular Size    $15           .50 ¢

Meeting Rooms & Gerdin Conference Center:

Semi-permanent dividers have been installed to allow for multiple uses in the Gerdin Conference Center. The room can be opened up as one large room or can be separated into various room sizes. These rooms are great to hold birthday parties, showers, meetings and special events. Capacity ranges from 20, 40, 55, 70, 140 and 400 people. Reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. A Facility Use Agreement must be completed along with a deposit to reserve a room.


Room Capacity Resident Fee Non-resident Fee Non-Profit Group Fee
Half Room (Main Level) 20 people $10/hour $15/hour $5/hour
Full Room (Main Level) 40 people $20/hour $25/hour $10/hour
Full Room (Gerdin) rooms 2, 4, 5 40 people $20/hour $25/hour $10/hour
Large Room (Gerdin) rooms 1, 3 70 people $25/hour $30/hour $12.50/hour
Double Room (Gerdin) rooms 1&3 140 people $40/hour $50/hour $20/hour
Half Gymnasium 200 people $20/hour
$30/hour with tarps
$35/hour with tarps
Regular fees apply.
Full Gymnasium 400 people $40/hour
$45/hour with tarps
$50/hour with tarps
Regular fees apply.
Full Gerdin Conference Center 650 people $70/hour $85/hour Regular fees apply.

Pool Packages

Below are the new membership packages that include use of our pools. Please contact the Rec Department at 626-5716 with questions.



The North Liberty Community Center uses pictures and/or video of program participants to highlight our many recreational activities. If you do not want photographs or video of yourself or your child(ren) taken, please tell the photographer before the shots.